Irish Whiskey Distilleries

Irish Whiskey is experiencing a remarkable upsurge in sales giving rise to renewed confidence and growth in the industry.

Many old established players are expanding – whilst a variety of bright new stars are entering the market for the first time.

There’s never been a better time to enjoy Irish Whiskey.

Below is an alphabetical list of Irish Whiskey Distilleries – plus some poitín makers and a whiskey bonder – either being planned, already built or in production.

If I have missed any out – please correct me.

1 Achill Distillery. County Mayo. Built.

Ballykeefe Distillery. County Kilkenny. Whiskey maturing.

3 Ballymore Distillers, County Kildare. Planning approved.

4 Baoilleach Distillery. County Donegal. Mature Poitin distillery.

5 Belfast Distillery. County Antrim. In planning.

6 Blacks Brewery & Distillery. County Cork. Built.

7 Blackwater Distillery. County Waterford. Whiskey maturing.

8 Boann Distillery. County Meath. Whiskey maturing.

9 Boatyard Distillery. County Fermanagh. Whiskey maturing.

10 Burren Distillers. County Clare. Whiskey maturing.

11 Bushmills Distillery. County Antrim. Fully Mature.

12 Cape Clear Distillery. County Cork. Under construction.

13 Chapel Gate Whiskey. County Clare. Whiskey Bonders.

14 Clonakilty Distillery. County Cork. Whiskey maturing.

15 Connacht Whiskey Company. County Mayo. Whiskey maturing.

16 Cooley Distillery. County Louth. Fully mature.

17 Copeland Distillery. County Down. Whiskey maturing.

18 Crolly Distillery. County Donegal. Whiskey maturing.

19 Dingle Distillery. County Kerry. Fully mature.

20 Doyle’s Distillery, County Donegal, In planning.

21 Dublin Liberties Distillery. Dublin. Whiskey maturing.

22 Echlinville Distillery. County Down. Fully mature.

23 Fore Distillery. County Westmeath. Planning approved.

24 Glendalough Distillery. County Wicklow. Whiskey maturing.

25 Glendree Distillery, County Clare. Whiskey maturing.

26 Gortinore Distillers. County Waterford. Under construction.

27 Great Northern Distillery. County Louth. Fully mature.

28 Hinch Distillery. County Down. Under construction.

29 Irish Whitetail Distillery. County Louth. In planning.

30 Kilbeggan Distillery. County Westmeath. Fully mature.

31 Killarney Distilling Co. County Kerry. Under construction.

32 Killowen Distillery. County Down. Whiskey maturing.

33 Kinnitty Castle Distillery. County Offaly. Planning approved.

34 Lambay Irish Whiskey, County Dublin, In planning

35 Lough Neagh Distillers, County Armagh. Under construction.

36 Lough Mask Distillery. County Mayo. Whiskey maturing.

37 Lough Gill Distillery. County Sligo. Whiskey maturing.

38 Lough Ree Distillery. County Longford. Under construction.

39 Matt D’Arcy & Co. County Down. Under construction.

40 McAllister Ahascragh Distillery, Co Galway. Planning approved.

41 Micil Distillery. County Galway. Fully mature poitín distillery.

42 Midleton Distillery. County Cork. Fully mature.

43 Monasterevin Distillery. County Kildare. In planning.

44 Mourne Dew Distillery, County Down. Fully mature.

45 Nephin Distillery. County Mayo. Under construction.

46 Old Carrick Mill. County Monaghan. Fully mature.

47 Pearse Lyons Distillery. Dublin. Fully mature.

48 Powerscourt Distillery. County Wicklow. Whiskey maturing.

49 Quiet Man Distillery. County Derry. On, then off, back on, now sadly off, see here.

50 Rademon Estate Distillery. County Down. Fully mature.

51 Roe & Co. Dublin. Whiskey maturing.

52 Royal Oak Distillery. County Carlow. Fully mature.

53 Scotts Irish Whiskey. County Fermanagh. In planning.

54 Skellig Six18 Distillery. County Kerry. Under construction.

55 Slane Distillery. County Meath. Whiskey maturing.

56 Sliabh Liag Distillery. County Donegal. Whiskey maturing.

57 Stewart’s Mill Distillery. County Roscommon. Planning approved.

58 Tipperary Distillers. County Tipperary. Built.

59 Titanic Distillers. Belfast. In planning.

60 Teeling Distillery. Dublin. Fully mature.

61 The Shed Distillery. County Leitrim. Fully mature.

62 Tullamore Distillery. County Offaly. Fully mature.

63Waterford Distillery. County Waterford. Fully mature.

64 Wayward Irish Spirits. County Kerry. In planning.

65 West Cork Distillers. County Cork. Fully mature.

List updated November 2020.

By clicking on the high lighted distillery names you will be directed to the distillery websites or sources of information.


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